Former Councilwoman Cassandra Jones announces West Chester mayoral bid

By Fran Maye, Daily Local News, 3/01/17 WEST CHESTER >> Cassandra Jones, a former two-term West Chester councilwoman, has announced her candidacy for mayor of West Chester. “I think I am the best qualified candidate,” said Jones, who completed her second four-year term as a member of West Chester Borough Council, representing Ward 2, in […]

West Chester councilwoman speaks on gun violence

by Jeremy Gerrard, Daily Local News, 2/18/13 Affected by gun violence in her life, West Chester Borough Council Vice President Cassandra Jones took to Washington D.C. last week to speak to legislators on the current high profile topic of gun legislation. Courtesy photo West Chester Borough Council Vice President Cassandra Jones meets with First Lady […]

Cassandra with FLOTUS (Michelle Obama!)

“I had the most amazing experiences last week in DC. Mayors Against Illegal Guns was invited to a congressional hearing, to a White House briefing and then to a watch party for the Presidents’ State of the Union speech. So fulfilling to be a part of these national conversations on violence among our youth in […]

Cassandra Jones for Bret Binder

letter to West Chester Democrats It is my honor and privilege to endorse Bret Binder, the Democratic Party candidate for State Representative in the 156th District. While Bret and I ran against one another in the Primary Election, we kept things civil, honest, and forthright, because that’s the only way Bret and I know how […]

Binder tops Jones in 156th Democratic primary

by Jeremy Gerrard, Daily Local News, 4/25/12 In a close primary, Bret Binder emerged as the nominated Democratic candidate for the 156th state representative district. The 156th district is comprised of East Goshen, East Bradford, West Goshen and the West Chester Borough. Binder defeated Cassandra Jones in the primary Tuesday by a tally of 1,251 […]

Democrats Jones, Binder vie for 156th District nod

by Jeremy Gerrard, Daily Local News, 4/17/12   Two candidates are vying to win the Democratic primary for the 156th District state House seat. Cassandra Jones or Bret Binder will emerge April 25 to challenge incumbent state Rep. Dan Truitt, R-156th of East Goshen, in November. Binder said his campaign is focused primarily on education, […]

Democrats appeal for 156th District nomination

by Jeremy Gerrard, Daily Local News, 4/16/12 Two hopefuls vying for the Democratic nomination for the state House 156th District seat squared off in a forum Sunday afternoon at borough hall. Organized by the Chester County League of Women Voters, candidates Cassandra Jones and Bret Binder, both lifelong Democrats, took turns answering questions written by […]


1/24/12 email from Stephanie Markstein, Chair, West Chester Borough Democratic Committee— WC Borough Committee Members, It is my pleasure to announce that our own Cassandra Jones will be seeking the endorsement of the Chester County Democratic Committee as a candidate for the Pennsylvania House of Representatives, District 156. We are fortunate to have her running […]